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Comparison of Rates of Emergency Department Procedures and Critical Diagnoses in Metropolitan and Rural Hospitals

Description
Compares experiences of emergency physicians practicing in rural and urban emergency departments to determine differences in the rates of selected procedures and critical diagnoses. Addresses the potential implications for rural emergency department rotations.
Author(s)
James Waymack, Stephen Markwell, Joseph Milbrandt, Ted R. Clark
Citation
Rural and Remote Health, 15(4), 3298
Date
10/2015
Type
Document
Tagged as
Emergency department and urgent care services · Health workforce education and training · Physicians · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data